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Love God, Love Neighbor: Advocacy in Action2019-03-14T10:53:43+00:00

LOVE GOD, LOVE NEIGHBOR:
ADVOCACY IN ACTION

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Love God, Love Neighbor: Advocacy in Action is a two-day interactive training that offers messaging practice, direct Congressional advocacy, and networking. Open to clergy and laity, this training is designed for those interested in learning more about the refugee resettlement and asylum systems, gaining advocacy tools, and having an opportunity to directly advocate to members of Congress and their staff about protections for refugees and asylum seekers.

Read on for more information below and register today!

Upcoming Trainings

Sponsored by the Office of Government Relations, in partnership with Episcopal Migration Ministries, “Love God, Love Neighbor: Advocacy in Action” will be held Thursday-Friday, June 27-28 in Washington, D.C. Attendees are also welcomed and encouraged to attend the One Journey Festival on June 29 at the National Cathedral and which The Episcopal Church is sponsoring.

The training will be held starting at 9am EST on Thursday, June 27th, on Capitol Hill (100 Maryland Ave NE Washington, D.C. 20002) and will conclude with visits with members of Congress and their staff on Friday, June 28th. Participants are strongly encouraged to attend the One Journey Festival on June 29th at the Washington National Cathedral.

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Dr. Heval Kelli speaking at Love God, Love Neighbor Atlanta

Registration

Participants are responsible for paying for their own transportation, lodging, and any other food purchases or incidentals not included as part of the registration fee.

The registration fee is $75 per person and includes all training programming and materials, all scheduling for Congressional visits, snacks and a hearty lunch on Thursday, and snacks on Friday.

Spots are limited! Register at this link today!

Registration deadline is May 17, 2019, at 5PM.

What Participants Say

“Great curriculum, great presenters, well-oiled machine! A++ can’t wait to use my knowledge!! Thank you for all of your hard work!”

“I enjoyed meeting people from other areas and hearing their perspectives and challenges. It was helpful to have conversations on how to have conversations with others.”

“Truly an excellent training – educational, inspirational, and community-building. Such a positive tone in a dark time.”

“Thanks for all the work put into this. I felt it was so worth the time to participate and can say I was consistently engaged in all parts of the workshop.”

Contact

Melissa Coulston
Love God, Love Neighbor Coordinator
lovegodloveneighboremm@gmail.com

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